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Ref ID: 03920-0010215403Classification: ControllerCompensation: $85,000.00 to $110,000.00 per yearJoin the ranks at a well-respected services company as a Controller through Robert Half Finance. This is a leadership role with responsibility over an accounting and clerical department. As the Controller, your tasks will include planning and directing all accounting operational functions, managing the accumulation and consolidation of financial information for internal and external financial statements, assessing accounting and internal control systems, and guiding departmental staff. This company offers very competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, and excellent career growth. We are searching for an individual who can motivate others with a positive detail oriented attitude; displays integrity, reliability and leadership; and can offer outstanding client services by managing self and other with urgency, practicality and accountability. Additionally, you will handle key decisions and challenge, negotiate and influence the team. As a leader, you will encourage innovative ideas that are sound and progressive, challenge the status quo, and support creativity in your area of responsibility. Based in the Rockford, Tennessee area, this opening for a Controller is a full-time position. Your responsibilities in this role - Research, prepare and execute Finance Department initiatives such as software and systems implementation and other departmental or firm-wide improvements, as required - Give financial reports to executive committee and partners each month - Reviews deliverables of self and team to ensure that they meet client expectations - Evaluate, implement and streamline policies, procedures, controls and most methodologies - Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities - Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts and monitor on a monthly basis - Manage the timing for monthly billing and other cash management techniques to make sure cash collection is on time - Oversee the activities of the finance department, such as accounts payable, billings collections, and payroll - Handle monthly and yearly close of income statement and balance sheet, account reconciliations G/L analysis - Work closely with executive team and partners to facilitate efficient and effective firm-wide operation - Produce cash-flow reports, calculating cash needs at weekly and monthly intervals, and manage daily cash- Excellent analytical, quantitative and social skills - Prior experience in a public accounting environment is highly valued - Well-founded grasp of payroll - Practical knowledge of budget forecasting - Strong familiarity with business analysis - General familiarity with month end closings - General ledger experience - Solid understanding of bank reconciliations - Crystal Reports experience highly desired - Foundational knowledge in Microsoft Excel - Proven knowledge of internal control review - 5+ years of progressive accounting experience, including as a Controller preferred - Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines - Self-starter with efficient time management and organizational skills - BA/BS in Accounting, Finance, Economics or other business related field - Attentive, ability to work independently and prioritize tasks - Prior work in technology, analytics and management experience desired - Experience working in a dynamic and changing company environment a plus - CPA or MBA preferred - Strong communication and social skills - Skilled in the construction and delivery of effective presentations to audiences with wide-ranging backgroundsRobert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company once again was named first in our industry on Fortune(R) magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" (March 1, 2017), and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.Apply for this job now or contact our nearest office at 844.539.2523 for additional information.All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. (C) 2017 Robert Half Finance & Accounting. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use.


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